- of or relating to a discontinuous, asymmetric, alternating current from the secondary winding of an induction coil.
Origin of faradic
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Examples from the Web for faradic
With the galvanic this is less noticeable than with the faradic current.The Electric Bath
George M. Schweig
I have used the faradic current because it was the most convenient.The Treatment of Hay Fever
George Frederick Laidlaw
The best results are reported from the use of the faradic current.
All electrical action is now viewed from the Faradic position.Steam Steel and Electricity
James W. Steele
For this purpose electricity, in the form both of the constant and of the faradic current, has been beneficially employed.
- of or concerned with an intermittent asymmetric alternating current such as that induced in the secondary winding of an induction coil
C19: from French faradique, from Michael Faraday
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